WE171

Introduction to Web Site Management with WordPress

86%

overall satisfaction for this course

?Average calculated from scores obtained from 28 participants who took this course.
  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 895
  • Preferential fee 750?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
  • Laboratory
    course
SUMMARY
DETAILS

Objectives

To provide the knowledge and skills required to configure WordPress by means of its administration console in order to manage the content of a web site for a small enterprise or organization.

Targeted audience

Webmasters.

Prerequisite

Knowledge of HTML (Course WE106). Familiarity with style sheets (Course WE106) and PHP (Course WE121) is recommended.

Customer Testimonials

This is my 8th course with Technologia and I am fully satisfied of this one. This course is relevant if you want to create a website on your own.

Isabelle D. / Adjointe exécutive, Innovation maritime

Content

  • The difference between an article and a page
  • Articles: creating and editing the content (formatted text with hyperlinks), associating categories and tags, geotagging
  • Page management: creating and editing content, organizing a hierarchy of pages, managing URLs, using a page template
  • Publishing content
  • Handling media: adding images and downloadable files, inserting an image or a link to a downloadable file in a page or an article
  • Supporting comments in a page or in an article, and moderating the comments
  • Changing the appearance of the base theme via the administration interface
  • Creating blocks with widgets: text, archives, popular content, posts, search
  • Creating a customized menu and associating it with the theme
  • Inserting WordPress.com gadgets: inserting a video hosted on a service such as YouTube, configuring voting mechanisms, sharing on social media, enabling a mobile theme, inserting contact forms and mini-polls
  • Managing users and permissions
  • Exporting text content as XML
  • Using autonomous installation: importing content in XML format from a WordPress site, installing a pre-developed theme

General Note

Participants will use WordPress.com in the cloud to create a site, and during the last two hours of the course will import their work into WordPress installed on their workstations.

DATES*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    April 10 to April 11 2017

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